Vegas snapshots spring 2013

Herschel Supply Co.

Elise Diamantini shares some of her favorite items from the Las Vegas trade shows.

3 Quick Questions: Michael Fisher, Fashion Snoops

"New Ivy"

Elise Diamantini chats with Fashion Snoops’ trend Director, Michael Fisher about trends for 2013.

Schmoozing: Reebok Classics party at Caesar’s Palace

Reebok Classics party at Caesar's Palace

Rick Ross and Tyga celebrated their new partnership with Reebok Classics at Caesar’s Palace last week in Las Vegas.

’90s Throwback


Elise Diamantini: ’90s-inspired style was a strong trend in contemporary at the Las Vegas trade shows.

Ones to Watch: Raleigh Denim Workshop

Raleigh Denim

Husband and wife team Victor and Sarah Lytvinenko launched Raleigh Denim Workshop out of their living room in 2007.

Neckwear Notes: Project Las Vegas

Dibi flame retardant camo

Harry Sheff: It wasn’t long ago that the Project Las Vegas trade show didn’t have any neckwear. These days, there are plenty of ties in greater collections, and even a few dedicated tie lines.

Ones to Watch: Hook+Albert


College buddies Cory Rosenberg and Adam Schoenberg founded men’s accessory line Hook+Albert last year after bonding over brightly colored socks.

Contemporary roundtable: Growth spurt


Elise Diamantini talks to Bloomingdale’s, Blackbird, Need Supply, Park & Bond and Saks about contemporary business.

Ones to Watch: BucketFeet


Elise Diamantini: BucketFeet’s Aaron Firestein and Raaja Nemani, who met volunteering in Argentina, seek out emerging artists for the designs on their canvas shoes.

Well groomed: Baxter of California

Baxter of California owner JP Mastey

Harry Sheff: Forward-thinking men’s grooming brand Baxter of California is almost 50 years old and still a pioneer.